Contemporary Art 101
Contemporary Art 101 is our Members-only art history lecture series that offers a fun and eye-opening way to learn about the art of our time.
Contemporary Art 101 is led by art historian, educator, and art appraiser Sally Coleman, PhD. Join us for a series of stimulating lectures, conversation, and wine courtesy of The Austin Wine Merchant.
Spring 2019 Details
Dates: April 9, 16, 23, and 30, 2019
Location: Jones Center, 700 Congress Avenue
Cost: $150 for the four-class series (Members Only)
Masterworks of 21st-Century Art in Context, Spring 2019
Join us in examining four important works of art created in the contemporary era. We will look closely at each work of art, place it within a broad context of major contemporary art movements, and describe the way it relates to artwork in Austin.
April 9: Mark Lombardi, BCCI-ICIC & FAB 1972-91, 1996-2000 and Conspiracy Art
April 16: Rebecca Belmore, Mixed Blessing, 2011 and Indigenous Art
April 23: Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler, Flora, 2017 and Video Art
April 30: Cecily Brown, Triumph of the Vanities I and II, 2018 and Figurative Art
About Sally Coleman
Sally Coleman is an art historian, educator, and art appraiser. She earned a PhD in Art History at The University of Texas at Austin and has been teaching art history courses at universities in central Texas for twenty years.
She is the recipient of several academic grants and awards, including a Fulbright Grant. She has presented numerous papers and invited lectures and has published scholarly and popular essays on art.
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Questions about Art 101? Please contact email@example.com or 512 458 8191.
Thanks to our generous wine sponsor, The Austin Wine Merchant, for your continued support!